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MCHR’s Capital Campaign: Launch feat. Rev. Jim Wallis

Date: Apr. 29, 2021 @ 7-9pm  |  Featured  |  Fundraisers

“In and through community lies the salvation of the world…” ~Dr. M. Scott Peck~

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Dear MCHR Supporter,

The Michigan Coalition for Human Rights (MCHR) has proudly served as a communal change agent for over forty years, expanding its vision overtime, to promote awareness of, commitment to, and advocacy for human rights and the environmental rights of planet Earth, through education, community organization, and action. Many of you are aware of the important work that MCHR participates in to help the oppressed, the vulnerable, the poor, the outcast, and to protect the environment; opposing forces that suppress human dignity, freedom, and justice. This commitment is ever present today through MCHR’s community involvement, committed boards, staff and most importantly, supporters and allies like you who make it all possible. As we reflect on all that these forty plus years have afforded us, we wholeheartedly acknowledge that our measured success heavily relies on societal interconnectedness and reciprocated support.  Where would we be without you?!

This year, we are embarking on our first annual Capital Campaign with a goal of raising $30,000. A successful Capital Campaign will allow MCHR to continue to participate in providing the much-needed assistance, education, and contributions to people and communities. Without the continued support of generous donors like you, MCHR would not be able to sustain its local, national, and international community participation, particularly in view of the financial damage suffered due to the worldwide pandemic. To maintain the positive impact that MCHR contributes to people and communities, it is vital for the Capital Campaign to be a success. May we count on you to donate to our Capital Campaign? Your donation(s) will be tax deductible and you will be contributing to the positive impact we strive to make with our community.

We are grateful for the continued work we have been able to do during this unforeseen time, but there is so much more work to be done in the name of human rights. This is where your support comes in, by way of donations, membership, becoming a campaign sponsor, attending, and sharing events. The Capital Campaign will launch on April 29th, 2021, concluding August 1st, 2021. Please review the Donor Form (on ways to give) and flyer which highlights the inaugural campaign program on April 29th. Also, stay informed via our bi-monthly e-newsletter, website (www.mchr.org), and social media outlets for events to follow in May and June. Remember, it truly takes a village!

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MCHR to host Jorge Parra, Colombian leader of ASOTRECOL, Oct 4

Date: Oct 4th 2015, 1-3pm  |  Fundraisers  |  News

Jorge Parra, the leader of ASOTRECOL (Association of Injured Workers and Ex-Workers of GM Columbia), is returning to Detroit. He and his fellow workers just completed 4 years of their encampment at the US embassy in Bogota, protesting GM’s criminal behavior towards its workers. Kalamazoo College recently selected ASOTRECOL as one of ten finalists for […]

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Revitalize Viola Liuzzo Park featuring Dean Robb, Esq.

Date: Apr 14th 2015, 7pm  |  Fundraisers  |  News

MCHR wants you to help us revitalize Viola Liuzzo Park! Click here to download the flyer MCHR and Gospel Tabernacle Church are committed to restore and revitalize this Detroit park, located near 8 Mile and Greenfield in NW Detroit, which honors the life and sacrifice of Detroit’s Viola Liuzzo. Mrs. Liuzzo was murdered by the […]

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Viola Liuzzo Birthday Celebration and Park Restoration Events

Date: Apr 11th 2015, 4-6pm  |  Fundraisers  |  News

Join MCHR for multiple events celebrating the life of Viola Liuzzo and the pending renovations of Viola Liuzzo Park during the week of her birthday!   APRIL 11 4:00-7:00 p.m. – Celebration of Friends of Viola Liuzzo Park Celebrate what would have been Viola Liuzzo’s 90th birthday at Viola Liuzzo Park (Trojan & Winthrop. 1 […]

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New Prices on Detroit Repertory Fundraiser Play Tickets! Join us Jan 18, 2pm

Date: Jan 18th 2015, 1pm  |  Fundraisers  |  News

Join us at the Detroit Repertory Theatre on Sunday, January 18th, 2015 at 2 pm for a showing of the play “Sweet Pea’s Momma”: Synopsis: Coralee is a maid for Abigail and her family. Among other things she cares for Georgie, Abigail’s grown developmentally challenged son whom she affectionately calls Sweet Pea. On the day […]

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